Gunnlaugur Petur (G. Petur) Nielsen
Director of Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology
Director of Electron Microscopy Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Nielsen has written extensively on neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases and of bone and soft tissue. He is the co-author of several book chapters, has participated in writing a number of sections in the current World Health Organization (WHO) Classification of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone and recently finished a book on bone tumors. He is also contributing to several sections of the upcoming WHO Classification of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone to be released in 2013. Dr. Nielsen is a regular speaker at national and international pathology and orthopedic courses.
Research interests include pathology and biology of bone and soft tissue tumors and the application of ancillary studies in the diagnosis of bone and soft tissue neoplasms. I am especially interested in chordoma research.
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